How do you Pronounce Some of London’s Strange Places?
When looking at a map of London, one can get easily confused when it comes time to pronounce some of the strange place names.
So, the folks over at the Londonist have put together a handy card to help you pronounce some of London’s interesting more complicated place names. Now you can sound like a local – even when you’re not!
British English: How Do You Pronounce some of Britain’s Strange Place Names?
Check out This Massive List of British Place Pronunciations
One of the most perplexing things students can come across is how to properly pronounce the place names in Britain. Places that have the same name in somewhere like the USA or Australia, will be pronounced completely different in the UK.
This is by no means an exhaustive list – there are plenty of those out there. There are also local pronunciations that will differ – we’ve tried to focus on how anyone in Britain would say it based on convention.